Internet Safety

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Norton Antivirus Review

Rachel Kirkwood | Jun 20, 2018 | Internet Safety, SafeWise Reviews

Norton Security Suite is often considered the default choice in antivirus protection. But is it the best one? We found that Norton lives up to its reputation as a strong protector against viruses and malware…

Disney Circle Parental Control Review

Laura E. Hilton | Jun 19, 2018 | Internet Safety, SafeWise Reviews

A standout among parental control options, the Disney Circle with its accompanying MyCircle app allows parents to control all Wi-Fi enabled devices in their home Check Price on Amazon Best for Monitoring and Scheduling Time…

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Net Nanny Parental Control Software Review

Rebecca Edwards | May 30, 2018 | Internet Safety

Net Nanny Quick Overview Net Nanny is a comprehensive parental control filter that’s easy to use. It provides real-time web filtering, offers multiple user profiles, and works on PCs and mobile devices. It’s been on the…

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10 Cybersecurity Tips for Online Shopping

Rebecca Edwards | Dec 29, 2017 | Internet Safety, Safety Tips

Thankfully, the era of online shopping makes getting the perfect gift a whole lot easier. But before you embark on an online shopping spree, make sure you’re not leaving yourself at risk. You may not…

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How To Protect Your Children Online

Alexia Chianis | Aug 28, 2017 | Child and Baby Safety, Internet Safety

The internet can be a fantastic tool for your child’s education and entertainment, but it also presents numerous risks. Thankfully, more parents are recognizing the web’s potential dangers—which is the first step toward averting them….

Identity Theft 101—How to Protect Yourself

Rebecca Edwards | Jul 21, 2017 | Internet Safety

Since 2013, nearly twenty-two million people have had their identities stolen through data breaches that gave hackers access to critical personal information like credit card and Social Security numbers—and those crimes aren’t slowing down.1 Now,…

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Internet Safety: How to Avoid Online Scams

Alexia Chianis | Mar 5, 2018 | Internet Safety, Senior Safety

Internet fraud is alive and well, and it’s costing victims thousands of dollars. In fact, the FBI’s Internet Crime Compliant Center (IC3) received nearly 300,000 complaints of online fraud in 2015—that’s an average of almost…